A postcard showing the Downs, East Cliff in Herne Bay. Notice the text is written sideways, this was often done to fit more onto a card or to try and discourage the postman from reading the cards. The card was sent 10th June 1917

279HER - The Downs, East Cliff (Front & Back)

The transcribed text reads:

‘My dear Win _ Here we are – seems we have been too busy to write before. Hope you also R. are fit. Been to Margate today. See you on Sunday. Love from G and self. Best to R please Ys Mildred’

‘Miss Bathurst, 12 Goodmayes Lane, Goodmayes, Ilford, Essex’

Courtesy of D Price


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